Iowa Attorney General sues Davenport man and two others for "National Advertising Scam"

DAVENPORT, Ia. (KWQC) - An alleged nationwide scam preying on business has cost individuals tens of thousands of dollars. The Iowa Attorney General says it all stems from three people in Davenport.

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The civil lawsuit filed in Polk County names Alphonso Barnum, his wife LaFayia Barnum both of Davenport and his mother Willie Nance of Rock Island, plus several of their "fictitious" corporations as defendants.

KWQC's Jenna Jackson explains exactly what they're accused of.

The entire lawsuit is attached to this article. Click on the link at the bottom (app users) or side (website users) of this page.